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Sep 26, 2010 1:30am PDT
publicized acquittals of actor robert blake and civil rights lawyer stephen bingham. to his left is a career public defender from washington state. she is a blunder and has her own -- blogger and has her own blog. so'. does the media contributes to a negative misconception of public defenders, and more broadly, criminal defense attorneys? >> no, thank you. [laughter] >> absolutely yes. i think for the most part, there is the lack of understanding on the part of the american public on more critical role of the public defender. it is laid down in our sixth amendment. we do not teach it properly in primary school education. the public learned of it through the news media and come to some extent, through the entertainment media. most of my colleagues, and it with a bias that is predisposed against the criminal defendant and criminal defense attorney there for. i do not think there are aware of this bias for the most part, but i'm speaking from my own anecdotal experience. my reason to get into the business is to counter that bias. i came from a car rear as a criminal defense attorney. the bis fi
Sep 15, 2010 6:00pm PDT
, and the clock did not start ticking until august 16 of this year by planting's own admission. mr. stephens did not receive the stop work order release -- mr. stevens did not receive the stop work order release, and i guess that is the crux of this issue. i would also say in this case, there is no sort of a ticking time bomb or people being displaced out of work, etc. at the stop work order release speaks to what i believe the language is as-built structure, anyway, so why not allow the jurisdiction review, considering mr. stevens did not even know about it until 15 days ago and responded in kind. thanks. commissioner garcia: mr. kohl myer, you would not happen to have a letter of this understanding? >> i have a letter of understanding, and it clearly shows there is no agreement. the next day, there is an email where mr. stevens -- commissioner garcia: no need to keep testifying. i'm just asking if you have a copy of the letter that you referenced in your brief. >> i have two copies. commissioner garcia: that is yes or no. if you do, i would like to see it. am i don't know, frankly. -- >> i don
Sep 2, 2010 6:00pm PDT
? >> good morning, commissioners. president miguel, president stephens. i'm joe koppel, first a personal opinion as a district four homeowner and musician. i look forward to going to the treasure island music festival every year and the island has surprisingly good acoustics. i think it's very healthy for the social environment out there on the island. also i do represent the san francisco electrical construction industry. i have been intimately involved in the discussions about this project through the mayor's office with attendance in the solar power task force and wind power task force and we are often addressing issues for treasure island. and its importance. we are dealing with a very sizable plot which we don't usually encounter with a project in san francisco so we are really looking to utilize the land for wind power, technologies, and other renewable, clean sources of energy like solar power and energy storage. really thrilled just to be a part of the project and really looking forward to building and installing our new treasure island, thanks. >> thank you. commissioners. nice
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